Climate, Energy and Resources

Concerns relating to environment and resources, covering topics as diverse as climate change politics, the energy dilemma, water, finance and technology architectures.

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Akhilesh Sati

Program Manager

Akhilesh is a Programme Manager for the ORF Energy Initiative. He provides and interprets data on energy, and is involved in organisational work for the intiaitive. >>

Lydia Powell

Distinguished Fellow & Head, Centre for Resources Management

Ms Powell has been with the ORF Centre for Resources Management for over eight years working on policy issues in Energy and Climate Change. Her most recent paper ’Climate and the Clash >>

Manish Vaid

Junior Fellow

Manish Vaid is a Junior Fellow at ORF. His research focuses on energy issues, geopolitics, crossborder energy and regional trade (including FTAs), climate change, migration, New Silk Road, urbanisation and water issues. >>

Samir Saran

President

Samir Saran is the President of Observer Research Foundation (ORF), one of Asia’s most influential think tanks. Working with the Board, he provides strategic direction and leadership to ORF’s multiple >>

Vikrom Mathur

Program Head

Vikrom Mathur has 15 years of professional experience, straddling research and policy advice, at the interface of social and environmental change. His diverse research interests include: political, cultural and social >>